• By Paul Lagan

Spurs say they will take strongest possible action against anyone found guilty of racism in their st


Tottenham Hotspur Stadium Photo: Paul Lagan

Spurs have issued the following statement in regard to an alleged racist incident during today's Premier League match against Spurs after the Blues defender Toni Rudiger informed the referee that he had being the subject of monkey chants.

They said: "Following an alleged incident of racism at today's fixture against Chelsea, the Club has issued the following statement.

"We are now conducting a thorough investigation which will include liaising with Chelsea and their players for their observations. Any form of racism is completely unacceptable and will not be tolerated in our stadium. We take any such allegations extremely seriously and shall take the strongest possible action against any individual found to be behaving in such a way, including stadium bans."